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A

  • Joe Abercrombie
  • Barry Adamson
  • Donald Adamson
  • Thomas Adamson (master gunner)
  • Thomas Adamson (priest)
  • Anthony Anderson (theologian)
  • James Anderton
  • Sue Arrowsmith
  • Hugh Ashton
  • John de Ashton (military commander)
  • William Aspinwall (minister)
  • Sir Ralph Assheton, 2nd Baronet, of Lever
  • Richard Assheton
  • John Atherton (died 1573)
  • John Atherton (died 1617)
  • John Atherton (pioneer)

B

  • Nancy Banks-Smith
  • John Barnes (monk)
  • Laura Barton
  • Sarah Bates (singer)
  • Arnold Beckett
  • Tony Bell
  • Kristyan Benedict
  • Frank Bennett (occultist)
  • Thomas Billington (executioner)
  • William Billington (poet)
  • Iris Birtwistle
  • Andrew Boardman
  • Charles Booth (social reformer)
  • Martin Booth
  • Alfred Allen Booth
  • William Booth (bishop)
  • Robert Bootle
  • Timothy Bostock
  • Mary Bousted
  • Orlando Charnock Bradley
  • Richard Bradshaigh
  • Steven Bramhall
  • Jack Brennan (footballer, born 1892)
  • Samantha Brennan
  • Scroop Egerton, 1st Duke of Bridgewater
  • Tom Brindle (politician)
  • Vince Broderick
  • Matt Brown (broadcaster)
  • Paul Brown (cricketer)
  • Paul Bryson
  • Mark Burns (cricketer)
  • Tom Burns (bishop)
  • John Byron (died 1450)

C

  • Leanne Callaghan
  • Georgina Callander
  • Josiah Chorley
  • Grahame Clarke
  • William Covell
  • Joanne Colan
  • Cometan, founder of Astronism
  • Ray Connolly
  • William Conyers, 1st Baron Conyers
  • Robert Cooke (officer of arms)
  • Brian Cookson
  • Colin Cowperthwaite
  • Mark Crawley
  • John Croft (MP)
  • Jon Crossley

D

  • Dallam family
  • Thomas Dallam
  • Alex Davies (cricketer)
  • Stephen Dearden
  • Edward Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby
  • Steve Diggle
  • Simon Dutton (cricketer)

E

  • Terry Eagleton
  • Thomas Eccleston (Jesuit)
  • Russell Edmonds
  • Trevor Elliott (geoscientist)
  • Ian Entwistle
  • Chris Evans (presenter)
  • Roger Evans (London politician)

F

  • George Farington
  • Henry Farrington
  • William Farrington
  • John Fawcett (organist)
  • Henry Fell
  • Leonard Fell
  • Thomas Fell
  • Roger Fenton (priest)
  • Henry Borron Fielding
  • Jonathan Fielding (cricketer)
  • Henry Finch (priest)
  • Christopher Finegan
  • Stanley Fink, Baron Fink
  • Richard Fleetwood
  • Thomas Fleetwood (of the Vache)
  • Carey Foster
  • Darron Foy
  • M. E. Francis
  • Gareth Frodsham

G

  • Bamber Gascoyne (the elder)
  • Ian Gemmell
  • Gilbert Gerard (judge)
  • Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Baronet
  • William Gerard
  • Nathan Gladwell
  • Don Godden
  • Thomas Greenall
  • Alice Greenwood
  • Ben Greenwood
  • Samuel Gregson

H

  • Christopher Hall (cricketer)
  • David Halliwell (cricketer)
  • Cuthbert Halsall
  • Norman Halsall
  • Lynne Hamilton
  • James Harrington (Yorkist knight)
  • John Harrington of Hornby
  • Nicholas Harrington
  • Edward Harrison (physician)
  • Jo Hartley
  • George Harwood
  • Nicholas Henshall
  • Richard Hetherington
  • David Heyes (cricketer)
  • Anthony Higgin
  • High Sheriff of Lancashire
  • Richard Hignett
  • John Hitchmough (cricketer, born 1958)
  • John Hitchmough (cricketer, born 1962)
  • Harry Hodgkinson (writer)
  • Kenneth Holding
  • Richard Holland (16th-century MP)
  • Thelma Holt
  • William Holt (Jesuit)
  • Ellen Hooton
  • Simon Hopkinson
  • Roland Horridge
  • Richard Houghton (died 1559)
  • Janni Howker
  • Doug Hoyle
  • Hulton family of Hulton
  • Stinson Hunter

I

  • Diane Ibbotson
  • Ralph Ipres

J

  • Ada Jones
  • Marie Joseph

K

  • Andrew Kennedy (cricketer, born 1949)
  • Angela Kirby

L

  • Rosemary Lain-Priestley
  • Thomas Langton (died 1569)
  • Zachary Langton
  • Vida Latham
  • Derek Leaver (chemist)
  • Bill Lawton
  • David Leather
  • William Leigh
  • Thomas Lever
  • Thomas Lister (Jesuit)
  • Albert George Long
  • John Longworth (businessman)
  • Richard Longworth (Cambridge)

M

  • David Macaulay
  • Richard Maden
  • Andy Mapple
  • Thomas L. Martin
  • Heber Robert McBride
  • Anthony McKenna
  • Priscilla Bright McLaren
  • Paul Meehan
  • Andrew Mercer (cricketer)
  • Andrew Miller (cricketer, born 1987)
  • Michael Mingos
  • Richard Molyneux (died 1397)
  • Roger de Montbegon
  • William Stanley, 3rd Baron Monteagle
  • Bel Mooney
  • Brian Morris (art director)
  • Joseph Acton Morris
  • Tom Mottram
  • Peter Mullen
  • Iain Murray (author)

N

  • Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill
  • Paul Nicholls (actor)
  • Elli Norkett
  • Norreys
  • Thomas Norris (1765–1852)
  • William Norris (1501–1568)
  • Enos Nuttall
  • Alice Nutter (alleged witch)

P

  • Richard Parkes (clergyman)
  • John and Donald Parkinson
  • Matthew Parkinson
  • Richard Parkinson (priest)
  • David Parsons (cricketer, born 1954)
  • David Pearson (cricketer)
  • Edwin Picton
  • James Pilkington (bishop)
  • Robert Pilkington (English MP)
  • Ernest Powell
  • Lucy Powell
  • Andrew Procter (cricketer)

R

  • Anne Rafferty
  • John Ratcliffe (16th-century MP)
  • Peter J. Ratcliffe
  • Elizabeth Redgate
  • Clare Rendlesham
  • Thomas Ridpath
  • Hannah Rigby
  • John Rigmayden
  • Edward Rishton
  • Sara Roache
  • Andrew Robertson (engineer)
  • Roger the Poitevin
  • James Roscoe
  • Saffie Rose Roussos
  • Robert Row
  • Ernest Ryder
  • John Rylands

S

  • Atul Sachdeva
  • Kevin Sample
  • Laura Sandeman
  • John Sandys
  • Joseph Schofield
  • Robert Seddon
  • Harry Bolton Seed
  • George Sessford
  • Ralph Shaa
  • Steven Sharp
  • John Sharples Sr.
  • William Arthur Shaw
  • Richard Sheale
  • Richard Sherborn
  • Herbert Shutt
  • Charles Kay-Shuttleworth, 5th Baron Shuttleworth
  • Richard Shuttleworth (MP for Lancashire)
  • David Smith (cricketer, born 1970)
  • Michael Smith (darts player)
  • Peter Smith, Baron Smith of Leigh
  • David Snellgrove (cricketer)
  • John de Sotheron
  • John Southworth (MP)
  • Frederick Standish
  • Thomas Standish
  • Thomas Stanley (1749–1816)
  • Thomas Stanley (died 1576)
  • Anna Stec
  • Kenneth Stoddart
  • Herbert Arthur Stonehouse
  • George Stanley, 9th Baron Strange
  • Joe Stretch
  • Roger Strickland
  • Arthur Sutton
  • George Lowe Sutton
  • Malcolm Swift

T

  • Alan Tabern
  • Thomas Talbot (MP for Lancashire)
  • George Taylor (British Army officer)
  • Joelle Taylor
  • Adam Thomas
  • Philip Thomas (cricketer)
  • Ryan Thomas
  • Charles Thompson (rugby union)
  • George Threlfall (engineer)
  • Hugh Tootell
  • Simon Towneley
  • William Charles Townsend
  • Mary Tuck
  • Harry Tunstill
  • Elizabeth Tyldesley

V

  • Geoffrey de Valognes

W

  • Alfred Wainwright
  • Emma Walmsley
  • Joshua Walmsley
  • John Warburton (fascist)
  • Ian Weathrall
  • Duncan Whalley
  • David White (English cricketer)
  • William Whitfield I
  • Charles Richard Whittaker
  • Jason Whittaker (cricketer)
  • John Whittaker (businessman)
  • Alan Williams (bishop)
  • Thomas Wilson (schoolmaster)
  • Tommy Wilson (umpire)
  • Stuart Wood (cricketer)
  • William Woodhouse (artist)
  • Tim Woolcock
  • James Wootton-Davies
  • Henry Worsley-Taylor
  • Robert Worsley (died 1585)
  • Robert Worsley (MP for Callington)
  • Robert Worsley (MP for Lancashire)

Y

  • Humphrey Yates